Lucinda Fredericks Takes Rolex
LEXINGTON, Ky. — In winning the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event yesterday, Australia’s Lucinda Fredericks took home $80,000 in prize money, a hefty trophy and a shining new wristwatch.
She also claimed some bragging rights at home.
In riding Headley Britannia to the Rolex title — she clinched it in yesterday’s jump test — Fredericks matched her husband, Clayton Fredericks, the 2007 champion.
“At one stage in the house, I was the only one who’d been to Rolex and won,” Clayton Fredericks said. “That’s straight out the window now.”
Lucinda Fredericks and Headley Britannia tossed it out with a second-place finish in the dressage test and a first-place run in Saturday’s cross-country test, then sealed it yesterday in the jump test….